As humans, death is something that’s never far from our thoughts. It’s the only experience that we know without a doubt each of us will go through at some point. While there are many of us who ascribe to the “after I’m dead, just throw me out with the trash” school of thought, there are plenty of other people who are understandably less cynical about what happens to their mortal remains after they’re gone.

1.Earlier this month, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued the first-ever clearance for a commercial company to fly people’s ashes to the moon.

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